John and Sarah Yeomans on a quadbike(c) Richard Stanton
In the 30 years John and Sarah Yeomans have farmed Llwyn Y Brain Farm, their lambing percentage has improved from 90% to 165% and their carcass size from 13.6kg to 20kg. They believe individual animal records are key to progression of the Beulahs, the breed they have always farmed on the 115ha hill farm, near Newtown, Wales, 1,400ft above sea level. See also: Hill farmer readies flock for post-2020 CAP “Recording is important – if you don’t find out where […]